Dr. M Freshwater, MD

Plastic Surgery of the Hand  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(6)
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Dr. M Freshwater, MD
Dr. M Freshwater, MD is a plastic surgery of the hand doctor who practices in Miami, FL. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Freshwater is affiliated with Baptist Hospital of Miami and South Miami Hospital.

1699 SW 27th Ave Fl 2

Miami, FL 33145

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Dr. M Freshwater, MD

Dr. M Freshwater, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

I am a hand doctor. After I listen I look, then I diagnose, sometimes I operate.
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Dr. Freshwater's Experience

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Dr. Freshwater's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • CUNY Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Yale
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • How to Find the Best Doctors: Florida, 2000-2008
  • America's Top Doctors, 2001 - 200
  • AMA Physicians Recognition Award, 1976-2013
  • Award for Contributions to University of Miami School of Medicine Plastic Surgery Residents Education, 2009
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Freshwater's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Freshwater to family and friends
4.2
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Freshwater's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Freshwater accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Freshwater has admitting privileges

Baptist Hospital of Miami
8900 N Kendall Dr
Miami, FL 33176
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South Miami Hospital
6200 SW 73rd St
South Miami, FL 33143
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